This comprehensive work contains an exhaustive collection of stitches, which have been developed in the traditional art of bobbin lacemaking since ...Show synopsisThis comprehensive work contains an exhaustive collection of stitches, which have been developed in the traditional art of bobbin lacemaking since the seventeenth century. Over 260 stitches and variations are described, ranging from the simplest to the most complex; all the nets, grounds and fillings are included, as well as the decorative features such as spiders, buds, shells, toiles and peas. All the information for each stitch - the photographs, prickings, diagrams and written instruction - can be viewed on a single page, making this book eminently practical for the working lacemaker and student. This valuable and highly authoritative volume will assist all lacemakers in widening their repertoire of stitches.Hide synopsis
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Description:Collectible-Very Good in Very Good jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" Tall....Collectible-Very Good in Very Good jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" Tall. First printing full cloth hard cover with dust jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked copy showing only slight handling with mild shelf rubbing to lower edges. Dust jacket has three short, closed edge tears and is offered in new mylar cover. Comprehensive collection of stitches, history of the craft and painstaking research into the methods used in the lacemaking centers of Europe has well as variations from handcrafters make this the definitive reference volume on the subject. xvi, 267pp., index, glossary, well illustrated with 526 photographs, 305 diagrams and 264 prickings.
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